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Things to do in London this Friday

It's time to clock off, wind down and get your weekend on...

Find fantastic ideas for things to do on a Friday, just in case you've left it to the last minute. Check out the best entertainment, nightlife and events happening in the capital this Friday. The weekend starts here...

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Uniqlo Lates at Tate Modern

Hang out after-hours and discover art, film, music talks and workshops at this monthly event. Heed our advice: get over there quickly after work. They get busy fast.

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Tate Modern , South Bank Friday January 27 2017

Bloomsbury Tea Lover's Event

Whether you enjoy a mug of tea or a pot, this is an event for all tea drinkers. Discover tea traditions from around the globe, join tea making classes and get the chance to taste snacks and sweets from east Asia.

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The Bloomsbury Gallery , Bloomsbury Friday January 27 2017 - Sunday January 29 2017

The Charterhouse

On Friday, parts of the Charterhouse will be open to the public for the first time in its 660 year history, revealing the great story of this sprawling urban oasis at the heart of London. The Charterhouse, set deep within stone walls in the heart of Clerkenwell, is a remarkable assembly of historic buildings dating from the 14th century.  Over the years it has been a religious site, a grand Tudor mansion, a school and, as it has remained for over 400 years, an almshouse. 

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The D-Word present: Divorce Ceilidh

A Burns Night ceilidh doubling up as a celebration of organiser, Jane Welsh's divorce coming through. With a ceilidh featuring at her wedding, she felt it would be apt to mark the end with one too, so join her tonight as she begins a happy new chapter. 

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Battersea Arts Centre , Battersea Friday January 27 2017

La La Land

This swooning Hollywood musical is odds-on favourite to win the Best Picture Oscar

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Martin Scorsese's latest sees the veteran director back on peak form with a tale of religious intolerance

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